Canada Logistics Conference 2018  -  Learning Sessions  -  5 Tech Trends in Supply Chain Logistics

5 Tech Trends in
Supply Chain Logistics

Get leading-edge insight and explanation of the five biggest emerging industry technology trends and what they mean for your business

Thursday, October 25 • 11:30 am - 12:15 pm

It’s common knowledge that technology is disrupting the industry. Many supply chain logistics professionals are experiencing those disruptions in their day-to-day operations – and certainly foresee big impacts in the immediate future, let alone in a few years’ time. But with all the talk about emerging technologies, it can be difficult to understand what’s just hype and speculation and what you need to act upon.  And with the demands already on today’s logistics professional, keeping up with emerging technology can be overwhelming.

In this session, delegates will get a comprehensive yet comprehendible discussion of the 5 key technological trends impacting the industry now and in the future. You’ll understand how they’ll impact your business and be equipped to future-proof your operations and personal skill set for tomorrow’s supply chain.

The presentatin will cover tech topics including:

  • Amazon’s last mile
  • Uber for freight
  • Blockchain (what is it, really?)
  • Artificial intelligence and machine learning
  • The cloud – are you really in the cloud?

The session will conclude with a Q&A with the speakers, giving delegates an opportunity to probe further and ensure they have a full understanding of the material.


Justin Bailie
Founder, Rose Rocket

Justin Bailie is the co founder and president of Rose Rocket, a TMS for Modern Trucking Companies. Justin, a serial entrepreneur in the area of logistics and transportation has founded 4 startups in the transportation, technology and ecommerce verticals and while raising millions in venture capital from Silicon Valley investors. Consistently recognized as a top industry influencer Bailie has been quoted and/or contributed to over 30 national and international publications including INC magazine, Huffington Post and the Globe and Mail.   Justin regularly gives talks and sits on panels at industry events that include, the Surface Transportation Summit in Toronto, the C.I.T.T annual conference and the CSCMP annual event.   Bailie is recognized as a subject matter expert in the transportation industry and advises logistics professionals on e commerce, “start up” software methodologies, and modern revenue generation practices. Justin is a published author, Y combinator alumni, lives in Toronto Canada and is a father of three.

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Justin Bailie


Additional Speakers
to be announced closer
to the Conference!